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Powder Springs school information

Index Powder Springs Georgia National
Average Test Scores51%42%48%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools112,16479,221
Total private schools351524,874
Total post-secondary schools11927,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Powder Springs are 7% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 11 public schools in Powder Springs
  • 88.3% of people in Powder Springs have completed 8th grade
  • 87.2% of people in Powder Springs have completed high school
  • 34.9% of people in Powder Springs have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Powder Springs

      Index Powder Springs Georgia National
      Completed 8th grade88.3%82.3%84.3%
      Completed high school87.2%81.0%83.0%
      Completed some college68.0%57.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree43.7%36.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors34.9%29.4%30.3%
      Completed masters10.7%11.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.9%3.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%1.3%1.3%

      Powder Springs, GA School Districts

      • Paulding County School District
      • Cobb County School District

      There are a total of 11 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Powder Springs. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Powder Springs, GA schools is 51%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Powder Springs, GA, an average of 88.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Marietta, GA59,71458%21.1%
      Acworth, GA21,82458%20.5%
      Kennesaw, GA32,66955%13.7%
      Villa Rica, GA14,75552%8.4%
      Dallas, GA12,62248%0.3%
      Powder Springs, GA14,59651%6.7%

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      Cahokia, IL14,5747%86.0%
      Bloomsburg, PA14,61964%32.2%
      Fraser, MI14,62044%9.4%
      Powder Springs, GA14,59651%6.7%
      Source: The Powder Springs, GA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.